There aren’t many long-tenured stalwarts or stars for the Cubs, but the chemistry is still clicking.
The youngsters have been sent back down, giving us a better idea of what lies ahead.
Anthony Rizzo has breakout potential, but not much is expected from the rest of the squad.
The Cubs have reportedly signed outfielder Ryan Sweeney to a two-year, $3.25 million deal.
Pinch-hitter Logan Schafer dropped a suicide squeeze bunt with the bases loaded in the ninth to give the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 walkoff victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
Chicago Cubs outfielder Ryan Sweeney will be placed on the disabled list after breaking a rib on his left side crashing into an outfield wall.
Scott Feldman pitched six solid innings, Anthony Rizzo had a key two-run single and the Chicago Cubs held on to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 on Wednesday night.
Ryan Sweeney had a career-high six RBIs, including a three-run homer, and the Chicago Cubs routed the Houston Astros 14-6 on Sunday.
The Chicago Cubs’ bullpen has allowed 17 home runs through the first 56 games this season, and the one Carlos Villanueva gave up to Albert Pujols was easily one of the most aggravating for manager Dale Sveum to watch.
In anticipation of tonight’s game against the Rangers, the Cubs have selected the contract of outfielder Ryan Sweeney and recalled right-handed pitcher Rafael Dolis from Triple-A Iowa.
White Sox slugger Adam Dunn has said that he only needs about 75 good swings a season to be valuable. He had one of those on Sunday afternoon.
Jake Peavy was at the mound the longest he has been so far during spring training, but the Oakland A’s were able to score three runs off the pitcher. The Chicago White Sox, on the other hand, struggled to score. Their first run came in the seventh inning.